CAF

CAF’s AIRSHO 8/29/15

August 29-30 at Midland International Airport – 9600 Wright Dr. Midland, Texas  Gates open at 8:30 a.m. both days.

The Commemorative Air Force’s AIRSHO is held annually at Midland International Airport in Midland-Odessa, Texas. The first AIRSHO was held in 1963, making it one of the oldest Airshows in the country. This AIRSHO is known as “The Best Warbird Show in America.” The CAF currently has 164 warbird aircraft in the fleet, many of which attend AIRSHO. A list of aircraft schedule to appear is attached below.

In the past, scouts that have arrived in the Full Class A Uniform have been granted free admission.  For more information please checkout their website at: http://www.airsho.org/

WORLD WAR ll BOMBERS

  • B-17 Flying Fortress   CAF Airbase Arizona
  • B-17 Flying Fortress   CAF Gulf Coast Wing
  • B-25 Mitchell             CAF Devil Dog Squadron
  • B-25 Mitchell             CAF Centex Wing
  • B-29 Superfortress     CAF B-29/B-24 Squadron
  • SB2C Helldiver           CAF West Texas Wing
  • TBM Avenger             CAF Missiouri Wing

WORLD WAR II FIGHTERS/ATTACK

  • A-26 Invader             CAF Invader Squadron
  • F6F Hellcat                 CAF Southern California Wing
  • F8F Bearcat                CAF Southern California Wing
  • P-39 Airacobra           CAF Centex Wing
  • P-40 Warhawk            CAF P-40 Sponsor Group
  • P-51 Mustang             CAF Colonel Larry Lumpkin
  • P-51 Mustang             CAF Redtail Squadron

WORLD WAR II CARGO/TRANSPORT

  • C-45 Expeditor           CAF Colonel Neils Agather
  • C-45 Expeditor           CAF High Sky Wing
  • SNB-5 Kansan            CAF Colonel James Martin

WORLD WAR II OBSERVATION/LIAISON

  • L-17 Navion               CAF High Sky Wing
  • L-17 Navion               CAF Colonel Sloane Muscroft
  • L-17 Navion               CAF Headquarters
  • LC-126                      CAF Colonel Robin Donnelly
  • S-105 Spartan            CAF Headquarters
  • UC-61 Forwarder        CAF Headquarters

WORLD WAR II TRAINERS

  • PT-13 Stearman          CAF Desert Squadron
  • PT-13 Stearman          CAF 3rd Coast Squadron
  • PT-19 Cornell              CAF High Sky Wing
  • PT-26 Cornell              CAF Desert Squadron
  • SNJ-5                         CAF High Sky Wing
  • SNJ-6                         CAF Colonel Mark Novak
  • SNJ                            CAF Colonel Stephen Beal
  • SNJ-3                         CAF Colonel Bill Coombes
  • SNJ                            CAF Colonel Taylor Stevenson
  • SNJ-4                         CAF Colonel Sam Strahan
  • T-50 Bamboo Bomber  CAF Rio Grande Valley Wing

VIETNAM

  • QU-22 Pave Eagle         Studer Family
  • T-28 Trojan                 CAF High Sky Wing
  • T-28 Trojan                 CAF Colonel Don Hoffman

FOREIGN AIRCRAFT and REPLICAS

  • AT-6B                         CAF TORA
  • BT-13                         CAF TORA
  • BT-13                         CAF TORA
  • Harvard MK IV             CAF TORA
  • Harvard MK IV             CAF TORA
  • Harvard MK IV             CAF TORA
  • Harvard MK IV             CAF TORA
  • Harvard MK IV             CAF Colonel Don Hoffman
  • L-39 Albatros              CAF Colonel Doug Givhan
  • L-39 Albatros              CAF Colonel Stephen Beal
  • Iskra                          CAF Headquarters
  • SNJ-5                         CAF TORA
  • SNJ-6                         CAF TORA

STATIC AIRCRAFT

  • C-47 Skytrain              CAF Air Power Museum
  • F-14 Tomcat               CAF Air Power Museum
  • F-100 Super Sabre       CAF Air Power Museum
  • F-111 Aardvark           CAF Air Power Museum
  • F-105 Thunderchief     CAF Air Power Museum
  • F-4 Phantom              CAF Air Power Museum
  • OH-13 Sioux              CAF Air Power Museum
  • AH-1 Cobra               CAF Air Power Museum
  • UH-1 Huey                CAF Air Power Museum
  • Fairey Swordfish        CAF Air Power Museum
  • Messerschmitt Bf108  CAF Air Power Museum
  • Polikarpov I-16          CAF Air Power Museum
  • Sikorsky R-4B            CAF Air Power Museum